Burgundy Blush Sweetgum
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Burgundy Blush Sweetgum

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SKU
10003587

Beautiful Gentle Giant Burgundy Blush Sweetgum

  • Impressively Tall, Upright Stature
  • Bright Red-Purple Fall Coloration
  • Ideal for Big Properties
  • Easy to Care for
  • Magnificent Specimen Tree

Light your landscaping up today with this tall, upright beautifully glossy Burgundy Blush Sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua 'Burgundy Blush').

In the fall you will be impressed with the bright red-purple foliage that fades beautifully into each other like a freshly done ombre hair style.

You will be at a loss of words after seeing this giant beauty. No matter what plants surround this tree, it will manage to pop out and catch everyone's eye.

Plant this captivating 50-60 foot tall and up to 40 foot wide tree as a specimen tree so that it can freely flow in the wind. The long branches will feel as if they are reaching out and pulling you in.

Burgundy Blush Sweetgum's great size makes it perfect for large backyards where a lot of space needs to be filled with beauty.

Plant this gentle giant in full sun with well-drained soil for the best growth possible. A large, incredible shade tree perfect for shading the southwest side of your home from the hot afternoon sun, while allowing the sun to warm your home during the winter months. Burgundy Blush is a fleshy rooted tree that will benefit greatly from having a 3-4 inch layer of mulch over the top of the root zone to help moderate temperature and moisture.

Order your very own Burgundy Blush Sweetgum today with Nature Hills Nursery before it is too late! This captivating tree is a fan favorite with it's dramatic fall colors.

 

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
0 - 19.99 14.95
20 - 49.99 17.95
50 - 69.99 19.95
70 - 99.99 24.95
100 - 129.99 29.95
130 - 130+ Approx 25%

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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

Burgundy Blush Sweetgum Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-9
Growing Zones 5-9
More Information
Brand Bower and Branch
Botanical Name Liquidambar styraciflua 'Burgundy Blush'
Type Deciduous
Mature Height 50 - 60 feet
Mature Spread 25 - 40 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Type Well Drained
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Yellow, Green
Foliage Color Green
Fall Color Purple
Pollinator Friendly Yes
When To Prune Early Spring
Fragrant No